Originally from Azerbaijan, Zumrud Hajiyeva is a rising junior at American University and is one of its students to receive a Dean’s Scholarship. Zumrud is pursuing a double major in Business Administration with a Marketing specialization and Graphic Design in Kogod School of Business and College of Arts & Sciences. Zumrud is currently a Communications and Design intern at Caspian Policy Center (CPC), where she designs Caspian Affairs magazine and creates graphic communications for print and website such as event logos, infographics and marketing brochures. Prior to joining the Caspian Policy Center, Zumrud has served as a Marketing and Graphic Design intern at the Fairfax Realty and worked as a Student Advisor at American University, where she advised students on immigration. Zumrud is fluent in English and Russian and has working proficiency in Azeri.